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Museo Historico Regional

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Reviewed 5 days ago

I had some time to kill one day in Cusco and this place was part of a ticket package I purchased, so I took the tour. It's self toured, lockers provide safty for your bags while walking around. NIce place and pretty informative.

Thank leehigh337
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I don’t have much to add that other reviewers haven’t said but I enjoyed this museum and would have done so even had I not had the tourist ticket. There is quite a lot of variety and the building is lovely. On the downside, I...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Included on the Boleto Turistico but, interesting history, artwork, furnishings, etc. Worth a visit especially if you have the pass and extra time to spare.

Thank llhtexas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A short walk from the Plaza de Armas and included with the Boleta Turistico, this two story museum has come interesting displays from pre-Incan artifacts through colonial artwork and furnishings. The variety of pottery is very interesting for the difference in sizes from tiny pitcher...More

Thank SDCooks
Reviewed 6 October 2018

I ran into the Museo Historic Regional about 10 minutes before it was closing, so I breezed through the exhibitions. I could have done it comfortably in an hour. I took so many photos in the short time because the displays were so different in...More

2  Thank zarknyc
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

This museum wasn’t on our tour itinerary but it is included on the multi-site ticket so having a spare afternoon we went along and were really happy we did. It tells the story of the area from pre-inka times through well into colonial times. The...More

1  Thank stuchil
Reviewed 12 August 2018

Spans the history of Cusco from the first human settlements, to the Incan empire, to Spanish colonial rule. Well worth an hour or two, especially if you're getting in free with your Boleto Turistico.

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Reviewed 8 July 2018

If you purchase the bolero turistico, this museum is worth a visit. It is small but contained some interesting exhibits.

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Reviewed 30 June 2018

This was included on our on Tourist Ticket and if I am honest we would probably missed this museum if it was not. The ground floor in particular is very interesting and gives a very good insight into the pre-Spanish history of Cusco and the...More

1  Thank simsu66
Reviewed 27 June 2018

Nothing new in this museum about the precolombian cultures if you already went to the Museum of precolombian art. The addition of this museum is mostly the time after the arrivel of the spanish but in this part there are mostly paintings and almost no...More

1  Thank Ofek O
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